Shift #905

left ↔ clumsy

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Type Polysemy
Language Evenki
Lexeme ǯeγin
Meaning 1 left
Meaning 2 clumsy, awkward (person)
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Type Semantic evolution
Language 1 Latin
Language 2 Spanish
Lexeme 1 absurdus
Lexeme 2 zurdo
Meaning 1 mraningless, absurd
Meaning 2 left (hand); awkward
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Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme adakṣiṇa
Meaning 1 left
Meaning 2 clumsy, awkward
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme gauche
Meaning 1 left bras gauche
"left arm"
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Meaning 2 clumsy démarche gauche
"clumsy gait"
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